The introduction of telecare systems represents an inherent risk which can potentially result in patient harm. Given the importance of patient safety, in this paper, we address safety from the functional safety point of view.
Automation of healthcare processes is an emergent theme in the drive to increase patient safety. The Mayday Hospital has been chosen as the pilot site for the implementation of the Electronic Clinical Transfusion Management System to track blood from the point of ordering to the final transfusion. The Centre for Health Informatics at City University is… (More)